For population 25 years and over in Midland:
For population 15 years and over in Midland town:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $425 (1.0%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rapid City, SD (103.0 miles , pop. 59,607).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Lincoln, NE (321.2 miles , pop. 225,581).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (698.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Okaton, SD (4.1 miles) , Belvidere, SD (4.2 miles) , Kadoka, SD (4.9 miles ), Philip, SD (5.0 miles ), Murdo, SD (5.1 miles ), Draper, SD (5.7 miles) , Cottonwood, SD (6.2 miles) , White River, SD (6.3 miles ).
Latitude: 44.07 N, Longitude: 101.16 W
Area code: 605
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: -52 (-22.5%).
Average climate in Midland, South Dakota
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Midland-area historical tornado activity is below South Dakota state average. It is 41% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/19/1974, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 16.0 miles away from the Midland town center caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.
On 6/14/1953, a category F2 tornado 17.6 miles away from the town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Midland-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below South Dakota state average. It is 95% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 87.3 miles away from the city center
On 5/25/2003 at 07:32:33, a magnitude 4.0 (3.9 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 75.2 miles away from Midland center
On 1/28/1990 at 04:59:59, a magnitude 4.0 (3.9 LG, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 85.4 miles away from the city center
On 2/20/1993 at 13:08:10, a magnitude 3.5 (3.1 MB, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 87.2 miles away from the city center
On 7/12/1998 at 16:28:49, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 35.8 miles away from Midland center
On 3/2/1990 at 04:15:27, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 85.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Haakon County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Blizzard: 1, Snow: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 8.6%
(8.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
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No gay or lesbian households reported
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Banks with branches in Midland (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Midland (based on Haakon County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 87.61%
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
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Midland government finances in 2002(per resident):
6.62% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($27,941 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
8.76% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($37,275 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Midland)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:33 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:3
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:2
FCC Registered Paging Towers:1
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
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